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it's monday, february 22nd. i'm amanda sanchez and i'm dave lawrence. candidates are gearing up for tomorrow's g-o-p caucuses here in nevada. many are making several stops throughout the silver state today. here's a live look from virginia city where republican presidential candidate ben carson will hold a town hall later this morning. he'll be at piper's opera house. doors open at 7:30 this morning and the event begins at 9:30. let's go to lindsey matherly with a look at the forecast. high pressure will strengthen over the sierra and western nevada,
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through the work week. above average temperatures today will ease down to near average tuesday, then jump to well above average for wednesday through friday. the next chance for light precipitation will be saturday. a fast-moving upper in the race for the white house.... it's the democrats turn in the deep south while the republicans are now here in nevada for tomorrow's caucuses. this morning, donald trump is still riding high after his big weekend win in south carolina. he scored all 50 of the state's delegates. nevada caucus winner hillary clinton is favored in south carolina. she's already focused on the super tuesday states like texas where she rallied over the weekend. although clinton won the nevada caucus, bernie sanders saw an overwhelming amount of support from u-n-r students. many people said they support sanders because they have similar views on social policies. "pretty much all of them but i think the most progressive
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from hillary- he has a lot of really great stances on racial justice which i think are really butt with i support the free education. i think higher education is very valuable for our country. the more people we have that have a higher education is going to do nothing but benefit us. " precinct 50-27... was made up almost entirely of students. in the end only 19 of the more than 200 people in the room supported clinton, giving all of the ten delegates to sanders. there were a few problems at caucus locations across the state. in las vegas, here in washoe county and many other places...long lines delayed the start of the democratic caucuses. caucus sites were reportedly still trying to register would-be voters long past the scheduled noon starting time. the overcrowding even pushed some precincts outside. with the republican caucus tomorrow,
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are rallying all over the silver state. during a ted cruz rally in pahrump, one heckler had to be escorted out of the event. 00-05 "where is a police officer, where is a police officer?" info the republican caucuses will start between 5 and 7 p-m tomorrow night. for more information on caucus locations near you ... go to kolo tv dot com and click on hot topics. a company known for making firearms is expected to ask a connecticut judge to dismiss a wrongful death lawsuit in connection with the sandy hook elementary school shooting. the suit was filed against bushmaster firearms ... the company that made the rifle used to kill 20 first-graders and six educators at sandy hook elementary in 2012. freedom group ... the north carolina-based parent company of bushmaster firearms ... says it's protected by a 2005 federal law that shields gun manufacturers from most lawsuits over criminal use of their products. a bridgeport superior court judge is scheduled to hear
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bill cosby's wife, camille cosby, is set to be questioned today in a defamation lawsuit brought againgst her husband. in the lawsuit, seven women alleged cosby defamed them by branding them as liars when they went public about the sexual assault. cosby denied those allegations and filed a contersuit. lawyers for the cosbys attempted to reject the deposition subpoena, arguing camille cosby doesn't have any relevant information about the lawsuit. areva martin sot: " no wife wants to go into a deposition or public forum and have to testify about her personal relationship with her husband. definitely not testify about his relationships with other women. " the cosby lawyers also argued that the converstations camille has had with her husband are confidential, but a judge ruled yesterday that the deposition hearing will go on. sports reporter erin andrews is set to return to nashville for her negligence lawsuit
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case in 20-08 in which a man rigged hotel peepholes and filmed andrews changing clothes. andrews accuses marriott and others of allowing a man to book enabling him to make the videos. andrews is seeking 75- million dollars. the u-s supreme court will resume hearing cases today in the first session since antonin scalia's death. the remaining 8 supreme court justices stood next to scalia's casket as it lay in repose inside the supreme court building last friday. "to kill a mockingbird" author harper lee was laid to rest at a private funeral in her hometown of monroeville alabama saturday. lee died friday at the age of 89. a group of local
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how a program in reno is helping rehabilitate service men and women in distress. experts weigh in...on stepping on the scale...how often you do it, may sabotage your weight loss efforts. "you're watching kolo 8 news now good morning reno with dave lawrence, amanda sanchez and lindsey matherly
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some of us use bikes to get to work or to exercise. but one program is using them to help local veterans. and as kolo 8 news now's matt vaughan shows us ... a group will be riding later today to raise awareness about project hero.
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city of reno veteran programs, will host an indoor cycling event on monday, february 22, 2016 starting at noon. it will be held at great basin bicycles, which is located at 8048 south virginia street in reno. the event, called "pedal 22 for the 22," will introduce cycling volunteers from the reno community to r2r program participants and start preparations for future outdoor group rides. the r2r program participants and cyclist volunteers at the event will be asked to ride 22 miles on computrainer. the event is free for disabled veterans and $10 for the general public. participants are asked to rsvp for this event, as there are limited computrainer units available. the number 22 is significant because 22 veterans commit suicide each day , often due to despair associated with mental or physical trauma experienced during active duty. r2r's mission is to restore hope and purpose, through rehabilitative cycling, to
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duty and veteran servicemen in distress. ge has provided r2r with funds to purchase upright bicycles, technical wear, bicycle parts/equipment, and a hitch to transport equipment to events. ... city of reno veteran programs, will host an indoor cycling event on monday, february 22, 2016 starting at noon. it will be held at great basin bicycles, which is located at 8048 south virginia street in reno. the event, called "pedal 22 for the 22," will introduce cycling volunteers from the reno community to r2r program reporting live from great basin bicycles in south reno ... matt vaughan, kolo 8 news now. about a hundred families learned about preparing their kids for college... and beyond at
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the washoe county school district teamed up with u-n-r for the event. experts say the process starts as early as pre-k. they say home learning and community resources are big components. one community resource is at the washoe county library. they offer a children's learning program called 'tumblebooks' -- it reads books to children while simultaneously pointing to the words. thousands of local ladies lined up for the annual diva's day out event at the grand sierra resort over the weekend. more than 100 local businesses offered everything from clothes and jewelry... to health and wellness products. the first thousand ladies in the door received free feather boas and were among the first in line to meet chad duell and bryan craig from abc's "general hospital". "we've never been here before we were reallys surprised opened the windown here in the hotel and saw the snow in the mountains we don't see that in la" fans got a chance to take photos and get autographs from the
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this is the fourth year for diva's day out. the event also raised money for renown's children's hospital. this is the aftermath of cyclone winston -- that hit fiji over the weekend. according to reports, the death toll is now at 21. authorities say they're having trouble communicating with some hard-hit outer islands, as they're working to deploy aid to over 6-thousand have been displaced. high pressure will strengthen over the sierra and western nevada, bringing dry conditions through the work week. above average temperatures today will ease down to near average tuesday, then jump to well above
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through friday. the next chance for light precipitation will be saturday. a fast-moving upper disturbance is moving off into the eastern half of nevada and taking most of the mid and high clouds with it. the infrared satellite presentation is/was decent forcing- wise with the disturbance with a 120+ kt jet nose working into southeast california and southern nevada. however, the lower levels started dry and the forcing moved through quickly sierra and western nevada, bringing dry conditions through the work week. above average temperatures today will ease down to near average tuesday, then jump to well above average for wednesday through friday. the next
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precipitation will be saturday. a fast-moving upper disturbance is moving off into the eastern half of nevada and taking most of the mid and high clouds with it. the infrared satellite presentation is/was decent forcing- wise with the disturbance with a 120+ kt jet nose working into southeast if you're trying to lose weight, the bathroom scale can sometimes feel like your enemy. but research is saying that maybe we shouldn't fear the scale so much after all. but a recent study published by researchers at cornell university suggests that frequent weighing in, can help weight-loss efforts for overweight adults. weight can fluctuate by as much as five to six pounds per day, based on fluid retention or even the time of day they step on the scale. experts recommend weighing in once or twice per week, at the
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the same days of the week. cg: leslie heinberg, phd/cleveland clinic "if you're trying to lose weight without gathering some of this information, it's a little bit like driving your car in a new town without the gps - you might stumble onto your destination, but having all that information, by having a roadmap, you're going to get there much more quickly and efficiently." :18 dr. leslie heinberg from the cleveland clinic says the number on the scale is just one piece of data. things like waist measurements and how your clothes fit are just as important for creating an overall picture of health. depending on who a lock
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can go for bucks. so just how much did a lock of john lennon's hair go for at a recent auction? there is possibly nothing cuter than a giant panda playing in the snow. we have precious footage from the toronto zoo to give you
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that big guy is... da mao. the toronto zoo posted this video of the giant panda... last week. according to the zoo.. he woke up to see the snow and got excited. you can see the panda emerge out of his cave and tumble down the snowy hill. he liked it so much... he climbed up half-way and did it again. you have to wonder what john lennon would have said about this. a four-inch lock of lennon's hair sold -- for 35-thousand dollars. a director of the auction described it as - quote - "the largest lock of john lennon's
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auction." a hair dresser on the set of "how i won the war" -- starring lennon -- clipped the beatle's hair for the movie part back in 19-67. lennon played the part of private grip-weed. the person who bought the lock is from the u-k and collects entertainment mementos. everyone's gearing up for the oscars this weekend... will leonardo dicaprio finally steal the show. we have an oscars preview.
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strengthen over the sierra and western nevada, bringing dry conditions through the work week. above average temperatures today will ease down to near average tuesday, then jump to well above average for wednesday through friday. the next chance for light saturday.
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disturbance is moving off into the eastern half of nevada and taking most of the mid and high clouds with it. the infrared satellite presentation is/was decent forcing- wise with the disturbance with a 120+ kt jet nose working into southeast california and southern nevada. however, the new blockbuster hey, there. in today's "techbytes" -- new blockbuster phones unveiled at the mobile world congress in spain. >> first, the samsung galaxy s7 and s7 edge. both feature 12 megapixel the micro sd card slot. >> and apparently, they're water-resistant, too. something. a g5 features a removable battery that can be swapped out for a range of accessories. >> those include the camera plus, for taking better selfies, and the hi-fi plus, an audio amplifier made in conjunction with bang & olufsen. and it's a major anniversary
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video game players have been saving the princess and defeating ganon for 30 years now. >> and the legend doesn't look like it is going to end anytime soon, with three games due this year, including the next big adventure on the wii u. >> all right. my moderate to severe chronic plaque psoriasis made a simple trip to the grocery store anything but simple. so finally, i had an important conversation with my dermatologist about humira. he explained that humira works inside my body to target and help block a specific source of inflammation that contributes to my symptoms. in clinical trials, most adults saw 75% skin clearance. and the majority were clear or almost clear in just 4 months. humira can lower your ability to fight infections, including tuberculosis. serious, sometimes fatal infections and cancers, including lymphoma, have happened; as have blood, liver, and nervous system problems, serious allergic reactions, and new ororsening heart failure. before treatment, get tested for tb.
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where certain fungal infections are common, and if you've had tb, hepatitis b, are prone to infections, or have flu-like symptoms or sores. don't start humira if you have an infection. ask your dermatologist about humira.
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now good morning reno." "nat hillary clinton: we just won nevada" democratic presidential candidate hillary clinton celebrating her nevada victory over rival bernie sanders. the two now setting their sights on the south. and all eyes on nevada again-- ahead of the g- o-p caucuses. we're following several of the candidates as they swing through the silver state. and nevada senator debbie smith passes away after battling a brain tumor. how state leaders are honoring her memory. thanks for joining us here on good morning reno... it's
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... i'm amanda sanchez and i'm dave lawrence. let's go to lindsey matherly with a look at the forecast. high pressure will strengthen over the sierra and western nevada, bringing dry conditions through the work week. above average temperatures today will ease down to near average tuesday, then jump to well above average for wednesday through friday. the next chance for light precipitation will be saturday. a fast-moving upper disturbance is moving off into the eastern half of nevada and keeton" from the "koh radio" traffic center. how's traffic looking so far? one accident in churchill county. no major delays on reno area highways. no major delays on highways in northern california. back to you in the studio.

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